Rev Wright's Great Sense of Timing

It's always a pleasure to hear from Reverend Wright, another radical who was a close political partner to the president. Given that the election season is just gearing up, and race is becoming a big issue in the post-racial era, the White House must be thrilled.

There’s a whole lot of folk who look like you who are worshipping some other God — somebody shout Clarence Thomas. Hallelujah!

They are ignorant and arrogant – and these are graduates of Harvard and Yale – setting policies for you based on the stupidity of David Hume, Immanuel Kant, Voltaire, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, Thomas Jefferson — a pedophile — Theodore Roosevelt and a racist Supreme Court.

The ignorance and arrogance of white supremacy have the shapers and movers of world policy living in a different world from people of color altogether. And the sooner you realize that, the better off you’re going to be.

But I’m not talking about black and white,” Wright said. “Some of ya‘ll think I’m talking about white folk. There’s a whole lot of folk who look like you who are worshipping some other God — somebody shout Clarence Thomas. Hallelujah!